Official Opening of London 2012 Games Time Training Venue

Neilcott’s new Sports Pavilion and Clubhouse situated at the Athletics Stadium in Mayesbrook Park was officially opened on 27 March by Sam Ramsamy, Executive Member of the International Olympic Committee and Sir Steve Redgrave.  The event also included the official opening of SportHouse, another Games Time Training Venue.  Mayesbrook Athletics Arena has been completely refurbished using funding from the Olympic Delivery Authority.  Sir Steve Redgrave, Gleeds Ambassador said “As we get closer and closer to the start of London 2012 you can really feel the momentum building.  Here, today, viewing these superb facilities just goes to prove what a fantastic lasting legacy the games will bring to the UK.  This arena is multipurpose servicing the needs of top athletes as well as everyday fitness fans, everyone can enjoy this training venue and I am delighted to be present at its official opening”.